27: A History of the 27 Club Through the Lives of Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, and Amy Winehouse

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“27: A History of the 27 Club Through the Lives of Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, and Amy Winehouse” by Howard Sounes c.2013, Da Capo $26.99 / higher in Canada 360 pages You remember the first time you heard … [Read more...]

The First Phone Call from Heaven

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“The First Phone Call from Heaven” by Mitch Albom c.2013, Harper $24.99 / $32.99 Canada 272 pages The call almost scared you half to death. First of all, it woke you up and everybody knows that middle-of-the-night phone calls are never good … [Read more...]

Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and the World That Made Him

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“Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and the World That Made Him” by David Henry & Joe Henry c.2013, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill $25.95 / $32.95 Canada 400 pages Dirty, nasty, filthy. That’s what your mother claimed “those words” were. You … [Read more...]